The Hiawatha National Forest is located in the northern stretch of Michigan.
Where is this Forest?


Parents & Teachers

The Hiawatha National Forest offers numerous activities and learning opportunities that help parents and teachers immerse children in nature.  We hope the info on this page will inspire you to plan a visit in the near future!  Click here to learn more about things to do with kids on the Hiawatha!


Every Kid in the Parks and Forests

Thanks to a grant from the National Park Foundation, Hiawatha National Forest and Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore are working together with Clear Lake Education Center to provide field trips to schools in Alger, Chippewa, Delta, Mackinac, Marquette, or Schoolcraft counties, click the title above for more information...

Residential Learning at Clear Lake Education Center

Clear Lake Education Center is a place for youth of all ages to come and connect with their natural world through integrated educational and recreational programs. The programs offered at Clear Lake Education Center (CLEC) focus on environmental sciences, cultural history, natural resource careers, personal growth and team building.

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